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SPECSAVERS TO SPONSOR VISION AWARENESS WEEK LAUNCH EVENT

SPECSAVERS TO SPONSOR VISION AWARENESS WEEK LAUNCH EVENT

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Manx Blind Welfare Society is delighted to welcome Specsavers as a sponsor of Vision Awareness Week 2014. The optician, which has a branch in Douglas, has committed its support by becoming sponsor of the Official Launch, to be held at the Manx Museum from midday on 15th September. This event, which is open to the […]

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CUBBIN & BREGAZZI LAUNCHES CALLIGARIS STUDIO WITH EXCLUSIVE WINE TASTING

CUBBIN & BREGAZZI LAUNCHES CALLIGARIS STUDIO WITH EXCLUSIVE WINE TASTING

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Cubbin & Bregazzi team is delighted by the success of its first ever exclusive wine tasting event, held in collaboration with local independent wine merchant The Wine Cellar, to celebrate the launch of its new Calligaris Studio. Guests were invited to come along to an evening of wine tasting earlier this month, sampling a […]

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ALL-STAR LINE UP FOR OKELLS BREWERY 350cc CLASSIC TT RACE

ALL-STAR LINE UP FOR OKELLS BREWERY 350cc CLASSIC TT RACE

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Like the Bennetts 500cc Classic TT Race, the Okells Brewery 350cc Race is set to be a thrilling affair and it could well be even more closely contested with evenly matched machines and a stellar line up of riders offering the potential for a close race. The class, like all races at the 2014 Classic […]

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Bunscoill Ghaelgagh ‘wins’ Davy Knowles

Bunscoill Ghaelgagh ‘wins’ Davy Knowles

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Pupils from Bunscoill Ghaelgagh were treated to a special visit from Davy Knowles, their prize for winning the Manx Folk Awards Island of Culture category with their five-minute multimedia presentation celebrating the school’s Manx music, dance, song and drama activities. The Manx-born blues artist and Island of Culture 2014 ambassador judged the primary schools’ entries […]

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Douglas horse tram exhibition August 2nd and 3rd

Douglas horse tram exhibition August 2nd and 3rd

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

An exhibition of Douglas horse tram memorabilia spanning more than a century is to be held to coincide with the 2014 Manx Heritage Transport Festival. The exhibition will be at the Strathallan Suite, Strathallan Crescent, Douglas on Saturday August 2nd and Sunday August 3rd from 10am to 5pm, admission free. On display will be a […]

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Pupils provide bags of support for Team Isle of Man

Pupils provide bags of support for Team Isle of Man

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Team Isle of Man competitors at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow will have a little reminder of home thanks to pupils at The Buchan School. Children have been working hard to create gift bags made from Manx tartan with unique mementoes for all of the 46 members of the national squad, and managers, coaches, and […]

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TT LEGEND LOUGHER AND YOUNG GUN COWTON SET FOR HEAD TO HEAD IN MOTORSPORT MERCHANDISE FORMULA 2 CLASSIC TT RACE

TT LEGEND LOUGHER AND YOUNG GUN COWTON SET FOR HEAD TO HEAD IN MOTORSPORT MERCHANDISE FORMULA 2 CLASSIC TT RACE

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Motorsport Merchandise Formula Two Race will be the final race to get underway at this year’s Classic TT presented by Bennetts. Last year’s race featured a battle royal between eventual race winner Chris Palmer and runner-up James Cowton and this year’s race promises to be another thrilling contest. Although Palmer has now hung up […]

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Manx Telecom helps children affected by Chernobyl  disaster phone home during Island trip

Manx Telecom helps children affected by Chernobyl disaster phone home during Island trip

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Children from an area affected by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster are visiting the Island as part of an annual trip organised by the Isle of Man branch of the Friends of Chernobyl’s Children (FOCC) charity. During the visit the youngsters were welcomed as special guests at Manx Telecom’s headquarters where they were given free calls […]

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National Service of Commemoration

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

A National Service of Commemoration is being held in the Isle of Man to mark the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War One. The service will take place during the afternoon of Sunday 3 August at St George’s Church in Douglas. Prayers and readings will be given by Bishop Robert Paterson, Archdeacon Andrew […]

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Department of Infrastructure supports civil engineering campaign

Department of Infrastructure supports civil engineering campaign

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The importance of civil engineering in shaping the Isle of Man’s infrastructure is being highlighted as part of a nationwide campaign. ‘This is Civil Engineering’ banners will be appearing at the sites of major local projects to raise public awareness and encourage more people to consider a career in the industry. The Department of Infrastructure […]

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